Saturday, November 26, 2011

Couture culture has its own fairytale: Ideal for this year's Christmas Stocking

Fashion writer, Camilla Morton has written a series of moden fairly tales involving a real-life story of a famed fashion designer. Eack story illuminates the individual’s creative magic while celebrating their unique life and career. Manolo Blahnik and the Tale of the Elves and the Shoemaker: A Fashion Fairy Tale Memoir reimagines the classic “Elves and the Shoemaker” fairytale, blending elements of the designer’s own life story into the fabric of the immortal “Once Upon a Time” favorite. The intriguing combination of whimsy and memoir is lavishly illustrated by the designers themselves. Manolo Blahnik's delightful drawings take the reader from the banana plantations of his childhood to the top of high-fashion footwear design.

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